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Nir Sullam

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most needed change in FPP:
« on: April 02, 2010, 03:08:27 PM »
When calculating  the placement of forest obejects inside a shape - the contour of the object should be taken in acount and not the pivot point so that when I draw a shape  - I dont have to go and move vertices so that the  plants dont go out of a fence (for example)

This is very annoying




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Re: most needed change in FPP:
« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2010, 05:08:54 PM »
I agree. The problem is that placement calculations are done before to know size of the items (since the object type and random sizes are processed in a next stage). The scattering algorithm is much faster working this way.

However, we will think how to fix this issue for next versions.

« Last Edit: April 03, 2010, 12:09:21 AM by Itoo »
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Erik Clemens

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Re: most needed change in FPP:
« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2010, 11:50:43 PM »
Until then, you can move the borders the radius of an instance back...if the random scalerange is not too big of course !